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Jan 21, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Even without brains, some plants can count up to five, new research finds. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Discovery News
From edible oyster mushrooms to venus flytraps: Check out these carnivorous plants that enjoy their protein.
Feb 5, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pesky termites aren't so bad after all, as new research finds that they can greatly benefit plants, animals and landscapes.
Jan 13, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An insect-eating plant proves that evolved strategies can sometimes be just as effective as thinking through problems.
May 29, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Flowers often need reproductive help from birds and bees, not to mention bats, moths, lizards and primates.
Oct 7, 2013 05:48 AM ET // Gayathri Vaidyanathan
Stress experienced by individual bees over a prolonged period of time begins to affect the entire colony, and can lead to colony collapse. Continue reading →
Oct 4, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Blamed for 41 deaths since July, still, experts doubt climate change.
A growing number of experts claim that people will soon have no choice but to consume insects.
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